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Free School Meals Vouchers

It is possible that the government may once again offer shopping/food vouchers for the upcoming school holidays, or in the event of another school closure. To receive these you need to be registered as entitled to means tested Free School Meals. If your child is in...

October Newsletter 2020

Message from Mrs Goodfellow & Our Governors Welcome back to the strangest version of the Autumn Term I have ever known. Can I say a big thank you to all of you for your patience, because I know arrangements are not ideal, but I am thankful...

Letter For Parents About COVID-19 Symptoms

Public Health England have produced a letter for schools to distribute to parents which explains when a person requires a coronavirus test and what the symptoms of coronavirus are. We have been asked to share and circulate this letter to our families. The intention of the...

Wrap-Around Childcare Provision

  After careful consideration, we are pleased to confirm we are now in a position to safely resume our Wrap-Around childcare provisions, with the effect from next Monday 14th September 2020.     From To Cost Breakfast Club 7.30am 9.00am £2.00 Tea Time Club 1st Session    3:30pm 4:30pm £4.00 Tea Time Club 2nd Session 4.30pm 5.30pm £4.00   Advance bookings for both Breakfast...

Coronavirus In Children

We all have a vital role to play in stopping the spread of COVID-19. It’s important that if your child (or anyone in your household) has any coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms, they do not attend school and stay at home. You should arrange for them to get...

Online Classes from Lingotots

Information from Lingotots We have been thrust into a new technological world of teaching here at Lingotot and the feedback we have had from our online classes so far has been very positive. With the schools closed and no provisional return date as of yet, all...

Coronavirus Latest

Update Friday 20th March: From Friday 20 March schools, childcare and other educational settings are closed for everyone except Children of Critical Workers Vulnerable children The official government guidance on this is available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers The government has published a list of critical workers: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-maintaining-educational-provision/guidance-for-schools-colleges-and-local-authorities-on-maintaining-educational-provision Message from our Chair of Governors We...

Riverside Mascots at Dunston UTS

Luckily the bad weather held off on Saturday giving some of our children the opportunity to spend some time at the Dunston UTS match. They were mascots for the players and accompanied them on the pitch for kick-off. Joined by their families in the stands, they...

Lost Property!

Does anyone recognise this bag? It was found outside the school gates office over a week ago and has not been claimed. If it belongs to you, please contact the school office to confirm the contents and get it back. Thank you. ...